Contractor Leser Build begins repairs and roof installation on Old Bega Hospital site

James Parker
Updated September 1 2023 - 4:13pm, first published August 29 2023 - 4:00pm

With his alarm waking him at 5am daily, Bombala resident and project manager Matthew Bennett travels over an hour down the mountain in his Ford Ranger bound for the Old Bega Hospital - a heritage-listed building he is putting his heart and soul in to help restore and preserve.

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James Parker

James Parker


I am a regional daily news journalist on the Far South Coast of NSW aiming to immortalise the stories of everyday people through narratives. Have you got a story? Contact me on 0437 166 441 or at

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